Monthly Archives: April 2009

Journal of Moral Philosophy 6(2) (2009)

JOURNAL OF MORAL PHILOSOPHY: An International Journal of Moral, Political, and Legal Philosophy (ISSN 1740-4681) Volume 6, Number 2 (2009) ARTICLES David DeGrazia, ‘Moral Vegetarianism from a Very Broad Basis’, pp. 143-65 Martin Peterson, ‘The Mixed Solution to the Number … Continue reading

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PPPS: Why a Defensive War against Mitigated Aggression can be Proportionate

Hi Everyone, This paper defends the view that a nation is justified in undertaking a defensive war — conceived of in terms of collective personal self-defense — against mitigated aggression. A nation committing mitigated aggression conditionally threatens — rather than … Continue reading

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Conference Final Call: Registration Deadline for “Themes from the Political Philosophy of T. M. Scanlon”, Manchester, 22-23 May 2009

This is just a quick reminder to say that tomorrow (Wednesday 22 April 2009) is the final day for registration for those wishing to attend the conference on “Justice, Rights and Institutions: Themes from the Political Philosophy of T. M. … Continue reading

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Tanner Lectures

An online library of Tanner lectures is up at the University of Utah. read more…

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CFP: 2010 Workshop in Normative Ethics

Tucson: 7-9 January 2010 | CFP: 1 June 2009 Mark Timmons (Arizona) is organising a workshop on normative ethics to be held in Tucson on 7-9 January 2010. Keynote speakers are Thomas Hill (UNC), Peter Railton (Michigan), and Holly Smith … Continue reading

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PPPS: Margin of Appreciation

Hello Everyone: My name is Wally Siewert. I am currently based in Santa Barbara California. The paper I would like to discuss with you concerns the European Court of Human Rights and its application of the European Convention on Human Rights. … Continue reading

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CFP: The Ethical Foundations of Public Policy

Victoria University of Wellington: 10-11 December 2009 | CFP: 12 June 2009 From their CFP: A major conference on the Ethical Foundations of Public Policy will be held in Wellington (New Zealand) on the 10th and 11th of December. It … Continue reading

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Priority in Practice conference: 19-20 June 2009, Trinity College Dublin

13th “PRIORITY IN PRACTICE” CONFERENCE Friday 19 & Saturday 20 June 2009 Trinity College Dublin, IIIS seminar room (Arts Building) Further information: http://pip2009.wordpress.com/ Registration is now open for the 2009 Priority in Practice conference, held at Trinity College Dublin. The … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Meetings on Ethics and Political Philosophy (Minho University, Braga)

Minho University, Braga: 19 June 2009 | CFP: 30 April 2009 Participating Institutions: CEHUM-University of Minho IEP- Catholic University of Lisbon IFL-New University of Lisbon LIF-University of Coimbra University of Lisbon University of Porto Scholars of all disciplines usually need … Continue reading

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Cohen and Nagel on Rawls on Sin

Josh Cohen and Tom Nagel have a piece in the TLS and Times Online on Rawls’s senior thesis on sin and faith. The piece is part of a longer introduction to A Brief Inquiry into the Meaning of Sin and … Continue reading

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Public Affairs Quarterly: call for submissions

PUBLIC AFFAIRS QUARTERLY CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Public Affairs Quarterly is planning a special issue on “Science and Public Affairs.” We seek submissions on any topic addressing questions of the role of science and technology in public and social policy. Of … Continue reading

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